Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow (IIML) is recognized as an "Institution of Excellence" by India's Ministry of Human Resource Development. It offers academic programs at postgraduate and executive-level in the field of management. Admissions are done on the basis of various national level competitive examinations like CAT, GMAT, GATE.
IIM Lucknow enrolls 1,100 students every year across its various courses while the number of applicants number is in thousands. The recent placement drive at the institute witnessed a 100% record in just 3 days. The highest number of offers was made by the Consulting sector (32%) by companies like Amazon, Deloitte, Flipkart, Accenture, etc.
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|Established | Type||1984 | Autonomous|
AMBA (The Association of MBAs)
AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)
|Ranking||NIRF: 4th among Management Institutes|
|Type of Programs||PGP, Executive Program & Fellowship Programs|
|Popular Courses||PGP-ABM, PGP-SM, FPM, PGPWE, IPMX|
|Entrance Exam||CAT, GMAT, XAT or GATE|
|Application Mode||Online and Offline|
Mentioned below is the latest achievements of Indian Insitute of Management Lucknow:
|NIRF||2020||4 out of 100|
|Outlook ICARE||2020||5 out of 25|
|QS Global MBA Rankings||2020||#251-300|
|Economic Times||2020||8 out of 50|
|The Week||2019||3 out of 150|
|JagranJosh||2020||4 out of 20|
Know More: IIM Lucknow Ranking 2020
Subjects: Finance & Accounting, Human Resource Management, Decision Sciences, Communication, Business Environment
Eligibility: Bachelor’s degree with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA (45% for candiates belonging to reserved category) + CAT Score + GD and Personal Interview.
Duration: 2 Years
Eligibility: Bachelor’s degree in Agri. Science/ Agricultural Engg. or allied subjects with at least 50% marks (45% marks for SC/ST/PwD) + CAT+ GDPI
Duration: 2 Years
Eligibility: Bachelor’s degree with at least 50% marks (45% for SC/ST/PwD candidates). Students in their final year can also apply for the program + CAT+ GDPI
Duration: 2 Years
Eligibility: Bachelor’s degree in any discipline or an equivalent academic pursuit (i.e., 10+2+3), with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent CGPA + 3 Year Working Experience + GMAT/ CAT/ XAT/ GATE
Duration: 2 years | Part Time
Eligibility: Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent CGPA + 5 Year Working Experience + GMAT + WAT + PI
Duration: 2 Years| Full Time
Eligibility: Masters' Degree or its equivalent in any discipline with minimum 55% aggregate marks, OR Bachelor's Degree in Engineering with 60% marks or equivalent grade point + GATE/GRE/GMAT/JRF/SRF(UGC/CSIR/ICAR)
Duration: 4 Years | Full Time
Eligibility: Postgradaute Degree with 55% marks in case of Non Engineering candidates and a Gradaute degree with 65% marks for Candiates holding a B.Tech/ B.E Degree.
Duration:5 Years| Part Time
Given below are the reservation policy for selected categories as per the regulations of the Indian Institute of Management Lucknow:
The institute provides financial assistance to the deserving and needy candidates. One among them is the Need-based IIML Scholarship. The students whose spouse/parents’/self income is less than INR 4 Lakhs are eligible for this scholarship. The financial assistance would be in the form of a fee waiver and is subject to academic performance. IIM-L has also partnered with the Central Bank, the State Bank of India and Axis Bank to provide subsidized interest rates on loans availed by IIM-L candidates.
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Ques. Does IIM Lucknnow allow foreign nationals to apply for the program FPM?
Ans. Yes, the institute enrolls foreign nationals as well subject to the fulfillment of eligibility criteria. However, the students will not be able to apply for financial assistance provided by the Institute. They also need to pay the tuition fee for the same.
Ques. How is the placement process at IIM Lucknow?
Ans. IIM Lucknow is one of the premier management institutes in India. Placements at IIML are filled with the participation of reputed companies and organizations. The average salary of 2019 batch went up to INR 16-17 LPA.
Ques. What are the facilities offered at the Indian Institute of Management Lucknow?
Ans. IIM Lucknow is an entirely residential institute, offering housing capabilities for 500 students and 75 faculties. It has state-of-the-art IT facilities with global resources that prepare the students with a framework. The library of IIM Lucknow characterizes what the institute stands for – accessibility, vision, and excellence. This spacious 30,000 square foot two-storied library, is a repository of knowledge both historical and current.
Ques. What are the career options available after FPM at IIM Lucknow?
Ans. FPM stands for Fellow Program in Management. It is a doctoral degree with a duration of 4-years. This program is meant for training people for research and academics. After the completion of the degree, one can find jobs in academic institutions like IIMs, MDI, and XLRI. Many companies are concerned about research – to develop better solutions and methods to get a competitive advantage. Thus many companies have started their own research wings, like IBM, Deloitte, GE, etc.
Ques. What is the admission criteria for PGP at IIM Lucknow?
Ans. Final selection is based on performance in CAT, scholastic achievement, work experience, and performance in the Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI)
Ques. What is the eligibility for PGP at IIM Lucknow?
Ans. The candidate must hold a Bachelor’s Degree, with at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA. For details read here IIM Lucknow eligibility
Ans. MBA being one of the popular courses in India that students opt for is considered a tougher course than any other postgraduate courses. Selection of a student in an MBA college requires good scores in the competitive exams like CAT, which itself is harder than other entrance exams. Students mastering the CAT exams are already one step ahead in attaining the course. MBA in India is a brilliantly constructed course for students desiring a high return of investment. The top 10 MBA colleges in India are - Top MBA Colleges MBA Cut Off Course Fee IIM Ahmedabad 90 (CAT) 2,300,000 IIM Bangalore 99 (CAT) 2,315,000 IIM Calcutta 99 (CAT) 2,000,000 IIM Lucknow 97 (CAT) 1,005,000 IIT Kharagpur 90 (CAT) 314,300 IIM Kozhikode 97 (CAT) 875,000 IIM Indore 97 (CAT) 786,100 Department of Management Studies(DMS) IIT Delhi, Delhi 90 (CAT) 480,000 XLRI Xavier School of Management, Jamshedpur 94-96 (XAT) 2,095,000 MDI Gurgaon 94 (CAT) 943,000 Admission and Specializations: Admission in MBA is based on the various entrance examinations like CAT, CMAT, SNAP, XAT, MAT and NMAT. The most common specializations include Finance, Marketing, Sales, HR, Operations, Product, Business Analytics, Digital Marketing, IT, International Business and many more. Course Structure - The regular MBA Course Structure 2 year programme divided into 4 semesters. Students opting for MBA go through 6 terms spread across 2 academic years and complete at least 90 credits. The first year students take up at least 15 credit scores. In the second year students have to take 8 courses in major areas. Minimum of 3 doctoral courses of 3 credits each. 2 compulsory doctoral level courses on research methods. They are required to take 2 term papers 1 of them being from the major area. A project or research is equivalent to 2 credit scores. The qualifying CGPA of the whole coursework is 6.0. The table given below gives a brief overview of the placement statistics of MBA: Categories MBA Placement Percentage 100% Highest CTC 70 LPA Average CTC 25.83 LPA The top recruiting companies include Deloitte, Accenture, Infosys, Capgemini, Citibank, ITC, Nestle, Saint Gobain, JP Morgan, Wipro, Microsoft, Phillips, Reliance, L&T, McKinsey & Company, Avendus, Asian Paints, etc. MBA is not difficult for an average student but it may vary. Studying MBA pushes a person out of their comfort zone and adapts themselves with International Business trends, Application of new management tools and techniques and prepares them to survive the rapidly changing business environment. Read more
Ans. You should choose the program based on the field you are interested in. Both courses have been highly ranked in India. IIM Ahmedabad’s Post-Graduate Programme in Food and Agri-Business Management (PGP-FABM) has been constantly ranked number one in the world by Paris-based ranking agency Eduniversal from 2011-12 to 2018-19. IIM Lucknow also offers good PGP programs with decent placements. The table given below gives a brief overview of the institutes: Categories IIM Ahmedabad - FABM IIM Lucknow - PGP Rank among IIMs Among Top 3 IIMs in the country Among Top 6 IIMs in the country NIRF Rankings 1 4th Total Course Fee 22.51 lakhs 19.25 lakhs Intake 46 443 Eligibility Criteria Bachelor’s or master’s in any stream with 50% aggregate or equivalent CGPA Bachelor’s degree with a minimum score of 50% marks in aggregate or equivalent CGPA Selection CAT Score, WAT, PI CAT Score, PI Average Placement 15 Lakhs per annum 25.83 Lakhs per annum Highest CTC 58.47 Lakhs per annum 70 lakhs per annum Median CTC 23 Lakhs per annum 30 Lakhs per Annum The placement scenario for the PGP-FABM program is at par with the PGP programs of the best B-School in India. In the first year of the course, both the PGP and FABM students will be studying the same courses- Marketing, Finance, Strategy, HR, etc. and in the second year, FABM students have distinct subjects. They can also be present for PGP courses as electives. Students of the PGP-FABM program spend a term in ESSEC, Paris, UBC, Vancouver, and SJTU, China under student exchange programs in their second year. IIM Lucknow clocked a 100% placement for the batch of 2018-2020. The batch of 443 students received a total of 447 offers from more than 140 companies that visited the campus for placements. The top recruiters were Amazon, Ernst & Young, Citi, ICICI Bank, Flipkart, etc. Read more
Ans. IPMX is the flagship program of the IIM Lucknow Noida campus. It is a one-year residential program designed for mid/senior-level professionals and aims to help them prepare them for leadership roles. Admission: The prerequisite for this program is a bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks and at least 5 years of full-time managerial experience. Candidates are shortlisted for admission based on their GMAT score. The final selection of the program is done through a written ability test and personal interview conducted by the institute. The course fee of IPMAX for the academic year 2020-21 is INR 23,50,000. Infrastructure: The Noida campus has excellent faculty and good infrastructure. With a diverse pool of students, the IIML IPMX program provides an excellent peer-learning process. The IPMAX program currently has an alumni base of over 500. Placement: In 2019, IPMAX students witnessed almost 100% placement. The average CTC was around 20 LPA and the median CTC was 18 LPA. Read more
|College||Ranking||Avg Fees/ year|
|University of Delhi, Faculty of Management Studies - [FMS], New Delhi||# 35 by Financial Express||₹96,000|
|Indian Institute of Management - [IIM], Indore||# 5 by Financial Express||₹7,56,100|
|XLRI - Xavier School of Management - [XLRI XSM], Jamshedpur||# 7 by Financial Express||₹11,80,000|
|Indian School of Business - [ISB], Hyderabad||# 12 by TOI||₹36,13,800|
|Indian Institute of Management - [IIMA], Ahmedabad||# 2 by Financial Express||₹11,50,000|
|Management Development Institute - [MDI], Gurgaon||# 6 by TOI||₹9,24,000|
|SP Jain Institute of Management and Research - [SPJIMR], Mumbai||# 16 by Financial Express||₹15,92,000|
|Indian Institute of Management - [IIMK], Kozhikode||# 1 by TOI||₹10,25,000|
|Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies -[JBIMS], Mumbai||# 14 by Outlook (public)||--|